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Advent at St. Ignatius Catholic School: Preparing for Christ's Coming

Posted by Elizabeth Knapinski on 11/24/22

Advent is a special time of the year for Catholics, as its marks the beginning of the liturgical year and as we prepare our hearts to welcome Christ’s birth at Bethlehem on Christmas. To prepare us for this wondrous mystery, St. Ignatius will focus on the penitential aspect of ... Read More »

The Eucharist as the Center of the St. Ignatius Catholic School Community

Posted by Elizabeth Knapinski on 11/23/22

St. Ignatius Catholic School and St. Ignatius Chesterton Academy students attend daily Mass, as well as spend time in Eucharistic Adoration weekly. In this article, featured in the fall 2022 edition of Community News, St. Ignatius Head of School Tony Biese reflects on Heaven, the Eucharist, and our school community. 

The ultimate goal of an authentic Catholic education is leading souls to Heaven. The essential reality of Heaven is being with God. Amazingly, we can be with God right now! The best way to get to Heaven is to live this earthly life in intimate communion with God. We need a personal relationship with Jesus, and the most powerful way to have this relationship is through a sacramental life of ... Read More »

St. Ignatius Chesterton Academy senior Therese Biese named National Merit Scholar Semifinalist

Posted by Elizabeth Knapinski on 11/22/22

St. Ignatius Chesterton Academy Senior Therese G. Biese has been named a 2023 National Merit® Scholar Semifinalist. 

The National Merit® Scholarship Program, initiated in 1955, honors the nation’s individual students who show exceptional academic ability, pursuit of academic excellence, and potential for success in rigorous college studies. 

This rigorous ... Read More »

St. Ignatius Chesterton Academy to Present "Bad Manners at the Manor" November 11 and 12

Posted by Elizabeth Knapinski on 10/24/22

St. Ignatius Chesterton Academy will present Bad Manners at the Manor: A "Who-Done-It" Comedy at 7 p.m. on November 11 and 12 at St. Katharine Drexel–St. Mary, 119 W. 7th St., Kaukauna. The public are invited to attend. No tickets are required, but free-will donations will be accepted at the door.

Bad Manners at the Manor: A "Who-Done-It" Comedy is a family-friendly, light murder mystery comedy. In it, Lord Henning makes everyone at Cedar Manor Estate hate him, and by the end of first act, he is dead. Everybody’s a suspect, and Officer Walsh, a traffic cop, tries to sort it out. This show was written by Dale Ahlquist, author, speaker, and founder of the Chesterton Schools ... Read More »

St. Ignatius Chesterton Academy Open House Scheduled for November 15

Posted by Elizabeth Knapinski on 10/19/22

You're invited. Be our guest!

St. Ignatius Chesterton Academy will host its fall open house on November 15, 2022. All potential new families, students, parents, and supporters are welcome and encouraged to attend!  St. Ignatius Chesterton Academy Open HouseTuesday, November 15, 2022, 6:30-8 p.m.St. Ignatius Catholic School/Chesterton Academy (220 ... Read More »

Chesterton Schools Network and Christendom College Announce New Exclusive Four-Year Scholarship for Seniors

Posted by Elizabeth Knapinski on 10/12/22

The Chesterton Schools Network (CSN) and Christendom College recently announced an exclusive scholarship opportunity for seniors of any Chesterton Academy, including St. Ignatius Chesterton Academy in Kaukauna.

St. Ignatius Chesterton Academy seniors will automatically qualify for a $10,000 scholarship upon acceptance at Christendom College. The four-year renewable college scholarship is ... Read More »

$50,000 Matching Fund Campaign Launches to Support St. Ignatius Catholic School Annual Appeal

Posted by Elizabeth Knapinski on 9/29/22

St. Ignatius Catholic School diligently works to prepare students for lifelong excellence by helping them identify, develop, and share their God-given talents and gifts. By focusing on the values of our Catholic faith, we empower our students to discover their vocation, have success in their future education, be faithful Catholic citizens ... Read More »

Pro-Life Speaker Emily Albrecht to Present on Living the Pro-Life Message

Posted by Elizabeth Knapinski on 9/13/22

St. Ignatius Catholic School and Kaukauna Catholic Parishes will welcome national pro-life speaker Emily Albrecht with the Equal Rights Institute (ERI) for a series of talks on Oct. 5, 2022, at Friendship Hall in the lower level of Holy Cross Church, 309 Desnoyer St., Kaukauna.

The series of talks ... Read More »

St. Ignatius Catholic School Announces Anthony Biese as Head of School

Posted by Elizabeth Knapinski on 9/08/22

St. Ignatius Catholic School announces Mr. Anthony Biese as the new head of school. Mr. Biese will join our growing Catholic classical school system’s administrative team and begin his role at St. Ignatius on September 19.

Mr. Biese joins St. Ignatius as an accomplished national Catholic classical school leader. He most ... Read More »

St. Ignatius Catholic School Welcomes New Teachers and Staff for the 2022-23 School Year

Posted by Elizabeth Knapinski on 8/25/22

St. Ignatius Catholic School and St. Ignatius Chesterton Academy welcome the following new teachers and staff members to our school community for the 2022-23 school year.

We are blessed with new and returning staff who are excellent educators and professionals, faithful to the Catholic Church, and committed to our ... Read More »